Asked by Patricia Terry on Thursday, July 05
I want to raise the ph...surrounding my tomatoes... Are crushed eggshells ok!

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One trick my grandmother told me about, is save the water after hard boiling eggs. When the water cools, use it as a fertilizer for all of your plants. Its a great alternative to chemical fertilizers.
Answered by Amanda Burger on Thursday, July 05
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Hello Patrica

Yes eggshells are good for your tomato plants we use eggshell on our tomato plants when we first plant them it gives them a better taste I believe. Crush eggshell and place in hole with your tomato plant.


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Answered by terri on Thursday, July 05

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